CIHR Project Grants


Congratulations to all of the successful recipients of CIHR Project Grants (Fall Competition 2019) including those in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine:

Dr. Subrata Chakrabarti (PI)
Dr. Stephanie Frisbee and Dr. Bekim Sadikovic (Co-Applicants)

Project Title: Novel mechanisms in diabetic cardiomyopathy
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Dr. Zhu‐Xu Zhang (PI)
Project Title: TLR3 is an endogenous sensor of cell death and a  potential target for induction of long‐term heart  transplant survival.

Dr. Bekim Sadikovic
Co-Applicant with Dr. Samuel Asfaha (PI)
Project Title: Role of DNA methylation in stemness of tuft cells

Dr. Parisa Shooshtari
Co-Applicant with Dr. Rodney DeKoter (PI)
Project Title: Mechanisms of driver mutation cooperativity in precursor B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

The Project Grant program is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential for important advances in fundamental or applied health-related knowledge, health care, health systems, and/or health outcomes.

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